Robbie Williams joined AFL boss Gillon McLachlan on Thursday as the league presented its entertainment lineup for the grand final.
Music megastar Williams is the star and stole the show, but it was an accessory on her wrist that caught fans’ attention.
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Williams stood alongside McLachlan as the outgoing boss welcomed the packed entertainment lineup which includes Delta Goodrem, G-Flip, Katie Noonan, Ngairre, Goanna, Tasman Keith, The Temper Trap and Mike Brady.
Goodrem was announced as a last-minute surprise who will join Williams at the blockbuster pre-match entertainment.
But as the introductions rolled on, eagle-eyed fans couldn’t help but notice the blasphemous laced jewelry Williams was rocking.
On Williams’ right wrist was a shimmering silver bracelet with the words “f***off” engraved on it.
“I know a little about footy,” Williams told reporters.
“I haven’t fully picked a team that I’m going to support for on a regular basis and I’m not picking a team until the final…and I don’t want the other half (of the crowd) booing me while I sing.
“Honored to be part of the occasion.
AFL GRAND FINAL SCHEDULE
1:25 p.m. – Welcome to Country by Uncle Colin Hunter Jr
1:26 p.m. – Grand final procession in Toyota HiLux vehicles
1:33 p.m. – Mike Brady
1:40 p.m. – Pregame Entertainment – Robbie Williams with Delta Goodrem
2:11 p.m. – Entrance of the referees and delivery of the Toyota match ball
2:13 p.m. – 2:16 p.m. – Whole teams
2:24 p.m. – MC Hamish McLachlan – Country Recognition
2:25 p.m. – Presentation of the Premiership Cup 2022 by Bashar Houli, Premiership Cup Ambassador
2:26 p.m. – National anthem performed by Katie Noonan
2:28 p.m. – Draw
2:30 p.m. – Start of the 2022 AFL Grand Final
The halftime show features Australian musicians G Flip, The Temper Trap with Budjerah and Ngaiire, Goanna with Shane Howard, Christine Anu, Emma Donovan, Tasman Keith and William Barton and The Australian Girls Choir.
HOW TO WATCH, LIVE STREAM
The 2022 AFL Grand Final will be shown live on Channel 7 and 7Plus, and you can stream it on Kayo after the game.
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